The table below looks at the statistics for PPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PPP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)
Rank 198 191 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing PPP 9 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.44% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 1.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 0
Average salary £52,500 £32,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,891 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-0.27% +23.07%
PPP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1318 1594 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.59% 28.93% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 826 1030 1256
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,375 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PPP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PPP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PPP across the Berkshire region.

PPP Salary Trend in Berkshire

PPP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PPP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 7 £52,500 +61.53%
PPP
South East

PPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PPP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PPP.

1 29 (82.86%) Cisco
2 28 (80.00%) MPLS
3 27 (77.14%) BGP
3 27 (77.14%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (77.14%) IPsec
4 26 (74.29%) CCNP
5 24 (68.57%) Firewall
6 23 (65.71%) OSPF
6 23 (65.71%) EIGRP
7 21 (60.00%) SNMP
8 20 (57.14%) ATM
9 19 (54.29%) VoIP
9 19 (54.29%) Data Centre
10 18 (51.43%) L2TP
11 16 (45.71%) Broadband
11 16 (45.71%) DNS
11 16 (45.71%) WAN
11 16 (45.71%) VLAN
12 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
12 15 (42.86%) ISDN
12 15 (42.86%) X.21
12 15 (42.86%) DSL
13 14 (40.00%) xDSL
13 14 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
14 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (37.14%) CCSP
15 12 (34.29%) CCDP
15 12 (34.29%) VPN
15 12 (34.29%) JNCIS
16 11 (31.43%) VMware

PPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PPP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 28 (80.00%) MPLS
2 27 (77.14%) BGP
2 27 (77.14%) IPsec
3 24 (68.57%) Firewall
4 23 (65.71%) OSPF
4 23 (65.71%) EIGRP
5 21 (60.00%) SNMP
6 20 (57.14%) ATM
7 19 (54.29%) VoIP
8 18 (51.43%) L2TP
9 16 (45.71%) Broadband
9 16 (45.71%) DNS
9 16 (45.71%) WAN
9 16 (45.71%) VLAN
10 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
10 15 (42.86%) ISDN
10 15 (42.86%) X.21
10 15 (42.86%) DSL
11 14 (40.00%) xDSL
11 14 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Team Leader
5 2 (5.71%) IP Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Professional Services Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Core Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Data Centre
2 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) UNIX
2 5 (14.29%) Solaris
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Load Balancing
2 10 (28.57%) ITIL
3 9 (25.71%) Network Design
4 6 (17.14%) Test Management
5 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (11.43%) Network Management
6 4 (11.43%) Stress Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.86%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 1 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (77.14%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (74.29%) CCNP
3 13 (37.14%) CCSP
4 12 (34.29%) CCDP
4 12 (34.29%) JNCIS
5 10 (28.57%) CCNA
6 5 (14.29%) CCIP
7 4 (11.43%) Sun Certification
7 4 (11.43%) SCSA
7 4 (11.43%) Degree
8 3 (8.57%) CCIE
9 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.86%) HP ASE
9 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.86%) CCDA
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Cisco
2 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 10 (28.57%) F5
4 7 (20.00%) HP
5 6 (17.14%) Juniper
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 4 (11.43%) Sun
7 4 (11.43%) Veritas
7 4 (11.43%) Huawei
8 3 (8.57%) Brocade
8 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
9 2 (5.71%) Aruba
10 1 (2.86%) BT
10 1 (2.86%) Radware
10 1 (2.86%) IBM
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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